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Fact Check Update: U.S. Never Rejected WHO Coronavirus Tests; They Were Never Offered

Fact Check Update: U.S. Never Rejected WHO Coronavirus Tests; They Were Never Offered

Fact check - CLAIM: The World Health Organization (WHO) offered the U.S. coronavirus tests and we refused them. VERDICT: False. They were never offered to the U.S., and the U.S. typically does not
Democrat Debates Ignored Coronavirus Almost Entirely Before Feb. 25

Democrat Debates Ignored Coronavirus Almost Entirely Before Feb. 25

Sunday's Democrat debate between former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) was only the second to mention coronavirus directly, though the issue had emerged weeks before it was
Bernie Sanders Praises China's 'Progress on Poverty' That Killed Millions

Bernie Sanders Praises China's 'Progress on Poverty' That Killed Millions

During Sunday Democrat debate, Sen. Bernie Sanders repeatedly defended China's "progress on poverty." He did not note the astronomical death toll that preceded its alleged success.
Fact Check: Joe Biden Says Climate Change Caused Darfur Conflict

Fact Check: Joe Biden Says Climate Change Caused Darfur Conflict

Former Vice President Joe Biden claimed on Sunday during CNN's Democrat presidential debate that the conflict in Darfur, Sudan, was due to climate change.
Fact Check: Biden Is Wrong, Foreign Workers Take U.S. Jobs from Americans

Fact Check: Biden Is Wrong, Foreign Workers Take U.S. Jobs from Americans

Former Vice President Joe Biden (D) claimed during the CNN Democrat debate that it is merely a "Republican canard" to say that foreign workers take jobs in the United States from Americans.
Bernie Sanders: Address Climate Change with Same Urgency as Coronavirus

Bernie Sanders: Address Climate Change with Same Urgency as Coronavirus

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) suggested during Sunday evening's CNN debate that we must address the climate change "crisis" with the same urgency as the Chinese coronavirus pandemic.
Fact Check: Jake Tapper Correctly Explains Fracking Reduces U.S. Emissions

Fact Check: Jake Tapper Correctly Explains Fracking Reduces U.S. Emissions

Fact check - CLAIM: Fracking actually reduces U.S. carbon dioxide emissions, helping fight climate change. VERDICT: True.
Biden: Illegal Aliens with Coronavirus Will Not Be Deported from U.S.

Biden: Illegal Aliens with Coronavirus Will Not Be Deported from U.S.

Former Vice President Joe Biden (D) said during CNN's Democrat debate that he will not deport any illegal aliens who test positive for the coronavirus.
Bernie Sanders Repeatedly Slips: ‘The Ebola Crisis Exposes Dysfunctionality’ of our Healthcare System

Bernie Sanders Repeatedly Slips: ‘The Ebola Crisis Exposes Dysfunctionality’ of our Healthcare System

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) mistakenly referred to the "Ebola" crisis rather than the Chinese coronavirus multiple times during Sunday night's CNN debate.
Joe Biden: No Deportations for Any Criminal Illegal Aliens in My First 100 Days

Joe Biden: No Deportations for Any Criminal Illegal Aliens in My First 100 Days

Former Vice President Joe Biden (D) is vowing, once again, that he will not deport a single criminal illegal alien from the United States in his first 100 days.
Joe Biden Promises to Nominate Black Woman to Supreme Court for 'Representation'

Joe Biden Promises to Nominate Black Woman to Supreme Court for 'Representation'

Former Vice President Joe Biden promised at the Democrat debate on CNN and Univision Sunday night that he would nominate a "black woman" to the U.S. Supreme Court if he were elected president in
Joe Biden Commits to Picking Woman as Vice President

Joe Biden Commits to Picking Woman as Vice President

Former Vice President Joe Biden on Sunday said he would pick a woman to be his vice president if elected.
Joe Biden Complains 'No One Went to Jail' over Wall Street Bailout When He Was Vice President

Joe Biden Complains 'No One Went to Jail' over Wall Street Bailout When He Was Vice President

Former Vice President Joe Biden complained Sunday that no one went to jail for the 2008 financial crisis, despite being in office when those officials could have been prosecuted.
Fact Check: Biden Claims Trump Tax Cuts Left U.S. Unable to Afford Coronavirus Economic Rescue

Fact Check: Biden Claims Trump Tax Cuts Left U.S. Unable to Afford Coronavirus Economic Rescue

Biden claimed that because of Trump's 2017 tax cuts, we have already "eaten a lot of our seed corn."
Joe Biden Dodges on Whether National Quarantine Is Needed to Combat Coronavirus

Joe Biden Dodges on Whether National Quarantine Is Needed to Combat Coronavirus

Former Vice President Joe Biden (D) refused to say if he supports a national quarantine to combat the growing coronavirus threat on Sunday, choosing instead to attack both President Donald Trump and
Biden Fumbles Coronavirus Response, Mistakenly Refers to 'N1H1' Virus

Biden Fumbles Coronavirus Response, Mistakenly Refers to 'N1H1' Virus

Former Vice President Joe Biden began the CNN Democrat debate on Sunday fumbling over the basic details of his response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Biden: Single-Payer 'Is Not Working in Italy Right Now'

Biden: Single-Payer 'Is Not Working in Italy Right Now'

During Sunday’s CNN Democratic presidential debate, 2020 Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden said that Medicare for all wouldn’t solve the coronavirus problem, cited
Social Distancing at Sanders/Biden Debate in Coronavirus Era: No Handshake, Podiums Six Feet Apart

Social Distancing at Sanders/Biden Debate in Coronavirus Era: No Handshake, Podiums Six Feet Apart

The first one-on-one debate between 2020 Democrat presidential candidates Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and former Vice President Joe Biden on Sunday reflected the “social distancing” taking place in
WATCH: Joe Biden Starts Debate Off with Cough into His Hand

WATCH: Joe Biden Starts Debate Off with Cough into His Hand

Former Vice President Joe Biden kicked off Sunday's Democrat debate with a cough directly into his hand.
Bernie Sanders on Coronavirus: First Thing, 'Shut This President Up Right Now'

Bernie Sanders on Coronavirus: First Thing, 'Shut This President Up Right Now'

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) said in the Democrat debate on Sunday night on CNN and Univision that the first thing he would do to deal with the coronavirus outbreak is "shut this president up right